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Timber Construction – excellent

The "World of Volvo" represents the largest and most complex timber construction in Scandinavia to date and was architecturally excellently integrated into the landscape. The basic visual elements of the new world of experience are glass and wood. The building has a diameter of 110 meters and consists of a complex glued laminated timber construction and approx. 17,000m2 of cross laminated timber elements. The entire wooden construction was assembled on schedule and precisely by L+S Baucon.

Location: Göteborg, Sweden
Building Developer: AB Volvo and Volvo Cars
Architect: Henning Larsen, Dnk

22,000 m2 total area

110 m building diameter

3,600 m3 glulam volume

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